Category: DGRAV Announcements

Announcement of Ideas Lab: Measuring “Big G”

NSF Ideas Lab: Measuring “Big G” Challenge Physics Needs You! We are looking for bold researchers willing to design and undertake new measurements of Newton’s gravitational constant G (“Big G”). No background in the field? No problem! Motivation: The gravitational…

New Special Session at APS April Meeting

Dear GGR members, Please note that a new special plenary session “LIGO@Lunch: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger” will be held at 12:33 p.m. on Sunday, April 17, at the APS April Meeting in Salt Lake…

Gordon Research Conference

Relativity and Gravitation: Contemporary Research and Teaching of Einstein’s Physics Meeting website Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 8, 2016. Albert Einstein published his first paper on gravitation and general relativity 100 years ago. Ten years earlier…

Postdoctoral positions at RIT

Postdoctoral Positions at the Rochester Institute of Technology The Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation (CCRG) at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) anticipates filling several postdoctoral positions in the coming year. We are looking for postdoctoral candidates in the…

Seventh Meeting On CPT And Lorentz Symmetry (CPT’16)

Seventh Meeting On CPT And Lorentz Symmetry (CPT’16) June 20 – 24, 2016 Physics Department, Indiana University, Bloomington Meeting Website The Seventh Meeting on CPT and Lorentz Symmetry will be held in Bloomington, Indiana, from June 20 to June 24,…

GGR Events at the APS April Meeting 2016

The APS Topical Group in Gravitation is sponsoring 34 sessions at the APS April Meeting, including seven invited sessions, which are highlighted below. Explore all of GGR’s sponsored sessions in the scientific program. And, don’t forget to register for the…

Midwest Relativity Meeting

2016 Midwest Relativity Meeting Oct. 14-15, 2016 Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics Waterloo, ON The 26th Midwest Relativity Meeting aims to bring together researchers from across the Midwest and beyond to discuss General Relativity and a broad range of topics…

19th Eastern Gravity Meeting

The 19th Eastern Gravity Meeting will be held at the University of New Hampshire, in Durham, NH (about an hour north of Boston on the New Hampshire seacoast) on May 26 and 27, 2016. Participation is encouraged for researchers in all…

GGR Special Announcement

It is with my deepest sorrow that I inform you of the untimely death of our beloved colleague and friend Sergio Dain. Sergio passed away this morning after losing his battle with cancer. He will be sorely missed by many.…